Tag Archives: UKTI

November 18

Where are we going? (Part 2)

The Santander mission to Brazil has moved on from business capital São Paolo to cultural capital Rio de Janeiro. So what have been the key moments from the second half of my visit? First of all, it’s clear there’s more to Rio than tourism, though football, beaches, caipirinhas, churrascarias and samba do figure highly. There’s […]

November 12

Where are we going? (Part 1)

Pop quiz. Here’s three experiences I’ve had this week – let’s see if you can guess where I am? My taxi driver rounded down the fare by 20% when he took a wrong turn. As we walked along a side street, another driver stopped his car to ask if we were lost and helped us […]